Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Roadways map
How America Became a Third World Country
AlterNet - 5/21/2013 3:36:45 PM
As it happened, the first signs of the unraveling which would, a decade later, leave the United States a third-world country, could be detected surprisingly quickly, only three months after the cuts began. In that brief time, a few government agencies ...
How America Became a Third World Country: 2013-2023
Truthdig - 5/22/2013 12:29:27 PM
Roadways and scientific research were examples. In the post-World War II years, the country invested great sums of money in its interstate highways and what were widely considered the best education systems in the world, while research in well-funded ...
World Bank Approves Funds for Boosting Regional and International Trade in Central Africa
The World Bank Group - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
“Efficient transit logistics are indispensible for the landlocked countries in the region (CAR and Chad) whose main business centers are at least 1,500 km away from the nearest port in Douala-Cameroon,” said Elizabeth Lule, World Bank Manager of the ...
New Study Maps Average Age Of Marriage By Country
MyFox Dallas - 11/25/2013 6:20:20 PM
It shows the average age that people get married in countries all over the world. They found that the richer the nation ... Watch for ponding on the roadways and pack patience for travel plans. Winds will gust to 30-40 mph. 2-4 inches of rain expected.
German automakers endangered by country’s energy policy
Inautonews - 11/26/2013 10:55:20 AM
Germany and its export led auto manufacturers like VW, BMW and Mercedes are the envy of the world. But Germany’s energy policy ... The trouble is, the country has also forsaken nuclear power so the route to zero emissions is being led by wind and solar ...
Pfleger Hoping Next Pope Is From Third-World Country
chicago.cbslocal.com - 3/6/2013 11:54:54 PM
“I would love to see somebody from a third-world country, and the reason I say that is because ... an aggressive Thanksgiving holiday enforcement effort on the state's roadways Tuesday called Operation Kyle in honor of a state trooper who was killed ...
Cross-Country, by a Road Less Traveled
New York Times - 7/5/2013 8:26:59 PM
It betrays no indication that it points the way to a road that once stretched across the continent, one that traced ... Carl Fisher hatched his idea for the highway, car travel was a dusty, muddy affair. Fisher, who three years earlier helped ...
Columbus Circle named World's Best Roundabout
FOX News - 10/11/2013 4:00:26 PM
The Roundabout Appreciation Society has named Manhattan’s Columbus Circle the world ... circular roadways from Oman, Nigeria, the Faroe Islands and New Zealand, whose Basin Roundabout is so large it encompasses the country’s national ...
Grisly Tech: Interactive Map Displays Traffic Fatality Rates Around The World
The Car Connection - 8/22/2013 4:02:28 PM
Unfortunately, we have one more downer to share: an interactive map of traffic fatality rates around the globe ... As the authors of the article explain: The toll is highest in the developing world. Poor countries account for 50 percent of the world ...